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  • You Can Help Support Families Like Karsen’s

    September 11, 2017

    Shared by Mom, Jinelle: On February 24, 2016, my precious son Karsen was born. We noticed very quickly that he was having a hard time breathing. My beautiful newborn son was raced to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. That’s when they discovered that one of his lungs had collapsed. And soon, the other lung collapsed too. A blood test showed…

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  • Keeping The Memory Of Their Son Alive

    April 24, 2017

    Legacy giving (making plans in a Will for a future gift) to the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba is a wonderful way for your life to have impact on the health of future generations of Manitoba kids. Daryl and Sheila Reid lost their son Jordan shortly after birth due to a rare respiratory condition called hyaline membrane disease. “Jordan arrived…

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  • Kids Like Mikayla Need You Now

    April 13, 2017

    It all began with a stomach ache. When Mikayla was just 4 years old, she began suffering from awful stomach pains and night terrors. Her worried parents took her to doctors. X-rays initially seemed to show that she was just badly constipated. But mom Sarah just knew her daughter’s pains were far more serious. That’s when the family’s pediatrician scheduled…

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